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Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List

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Star Trek: The Next Generation cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Star Trek: The Next Generation main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Star Trek: The Next Generation stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Star Trek: The Next Generation focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Star Trek: The Next Generation that are on here as well.

Items on this list include Brent Spiner and Wil Wheaton

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Ashley Judd is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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Ashley Judd (born April 19, 1968) is an American actress, and a political activist. She grew up in a family of performing artists: she is the daughter of country music singer Naomi Judd and the ...more
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Brent Spiner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Brent Spiner Star Trek: The Next Generation, Alphas, Threshold
Brent Jay Spiner (; born February 2, 1949) is an American actor, comedian, musician and singer best known for his portrayal of the android Lieutenant Commander Data in the television series Star ...more
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Colm Meaney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Hell on Wheels
Colm J. Meaney (; Irish: Colm Ó Maonaigh; born 30 May 1953) is an Irish actor known for playing Miles O'Brien in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine ...more
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Denise Crosby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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Denise Michelle Crosby (; born November 24, 1957) is an American actress and model, best known for portraying Security Chief Tasha Yar mainly in season one of Star Trek: The Next Generation as ...more
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Brian Bonsall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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Brian Eric Bonsall (born December 3, 1981) is an American rock musician, singer, guitarist and former child actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Andrew "Andy" Keaton, the ...more
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Gates McFadden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Marker
Cheryl Gates McFadden (born March 2, 1949), is an American actor and choreographer. She is usually credited as Cheryl McFadden when working as a choreographer and Gates McFadden when working as ...more
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Jonathan Frakes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Gargoyles, North and South
Jonathan Scott Frakes (born August 19, 1952) is an American actor and director. Frakes is best known for his portrayal of Commander William T. Riker in the television series Star Trek: The Next ...more
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LeVar Burton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Captain Planet and the Planeteers, Roots
Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr. (born February 16, 1957) is an American actor, presenter, director and author. He is best known for his role as Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The ...more
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Marina Sirtis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Gargoyles, Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier
Marina Sirtis (born 29 March 1955) is a British-American actress. She is best known for her role as Counselor Deanna Troi on the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and the four ...more
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Michael Dorn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Aaahh!!! Real Monsters
Michael Dorn (born December 9, 1952) is an American actor and voice artist who is known for his role as the Klingon Worf in the Star Trek franchise. From his first appearance in the series ...more
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Michelle Forbes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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Michelle Renee Forbes Guajardo (born January 8, 1965) is an American actress who has appeared on television and in independent films. Forbes first gained attention for her dual role in daytime ...more
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Diana Muldaur is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, The Secret Storm, Harold Robbins' The Survivors
Diana Charlton Muldaur (born August 19, 1938) is an American film and television actress. Muldaur's television roles include L.A. Law's Rosalind Shays and Dr. Katherine Pulaski in the second ...more
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Dwight Schultz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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William Dwight Schultz (born November 24, 1947) is an American actor and voice artist. He is known for his roles as Captain "Howling Mad" Murdock on the 1980s action series The A-Team ...more
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Patrick Stewart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, American Dad!, I
Sir Patrick Stewart (born 13 July 1940) is an English actor whose work has included roles on stage, television, and film in a career spanning almost six decades. He has been nominated for ...more
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Rosalind Chao is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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Rosalind Chao (born September 23, 1957) is an American actress. Chao's best-known roles have been as a star of the CBS show AfterMASH portraying Klinger's South Korean wife Soon-Lee Klinger, for ...more
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Whoopi Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Captain Planet and the Planeteers, The Magic School Bus
Caryn Elaine Johnson (born November 13, 1955), known professionally as Whoopi Goldberg (), is an American actor, comedian, author, and television personality. She has been nominated for 13 Emmy ...more
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Joe Piscopo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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Joseph Charles John Piscopo (pronounced PIS-co-po; born June 17, 1951) is an American comedian, actor, musician, writer and a radio talk show host. He is best known for his work on Saturday ...more
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Wil Wheaton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Eureka, Ben 10: Alien Force
Richard William Wheaton III (born July 29, 1972) is an American actor, blogger, and writer. He portrayed Wesley Crusher on the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, Gordie Lachance ...more
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John de Lancie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
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John de Lancie is an American actor, director, producer, writer, and voice artist, best known for his role as Q in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–94), and the voice of Discord in My Little ...more
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Majel Barrett is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: Voyager
Majel Barrett-Roddenberry (; born Majel Leigh Hudec; February 23, 1932 – December 18, 2008) was an American actress and producer. She was best known for her roles as Nurse Christine Chapel in ...more
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Nikki Cox is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Las Vegas, The Norm Show, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command
Nicole Avery Cox (born June 2, 1978) is an American actress and comedy writer known mostly for her roles on the television series Unhappily Ever After, Las Vegas, and Nikki.
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Patti Yasutake is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Star Trek: The Next Generation Cast List
Gung Ho
Patti Yasutake (born September 6, 1953) is an American film and television actress. She is best known for her portrayal of Nurse Alyssa Ogawa in the Star Trek universe. Her television acting ...more